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Harvest Bible Chapel Hosting Community Thanksgiving Dinner

By pwsadmin / November 15, 2019 / Comments Off on Harvest Bible Chapel Hosting Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Harvest Bible Chapel are hosting a Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 28 at the American Legion in Monmouth. The menu will be a traditional Thanksgiving meal, including turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, sweet potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. Carryout and delivery options will be available. Mary Dakin of Harvest Bible…

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Monmouth-Roseville’s Carly Gillen Signs LOI to Play Volleyball at D-I UMKC

By pwsadmin / November 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Monmouth-Roseville’s Carly Gillen Signs LOI to Play Volleyball at D-I UMKC

Monmouth-Roseville High School senior Carly Gillen signed her letter of intent yesterday afternoon to play volleyball at the next level. Gillen will take her talents to the University of Missouri Kansas City. Prairie Communications Sports Director, Shawn Temple, got a chance to talk to Carly after her signing and asked her how the recruiting process…

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Scots and Knights set for Round 2, Midwest Conference Football Title on the Line

By pwsadmin / November 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Scots and Knights set for Round 2, Midwest Conference Football Title on the Line

MONMOUTH, IL (11/14/2019) For the first time in the 33-year history of the series, Monmouth College (6-2) and St. Norbert College (6-2) will meet for the second time in a single season, and this time the Midwest Conference title and an NCAA berth is at stake. When the teams kick off at noon Saturday at…

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Monmouth College Women Just Shy of Century Mark in Third Straight Win

By pwsadmin / November 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Monmouth College Women Just Shy of Century Mark in Third Straight Win

MONMOUTH, IL – Monmouth hit nearly 70 percent of their shots in the first quarter, posting a program-record 32 points on their way to a 98-74 win Wednesday night at Iowa Wesleyan. The Scots took a 32-14 lead, going 15-for-22 from the field in the first 10 minutes and never looked back, rolling off 17…

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Vera Faye Lasley

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Vera Faye Lasley

Vera Faye Lasley, 89, of Galesburg died peacefully at 6:55 a.m. Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Aperion North, Galesburg. Vera was born September 1, 1930 in Dayton, OH the daughter of Samuel and Hazel Melinda (Nickerson) Kremer.  She married Leland Lasley in 1968 in Cameron, IL.  He preceded her in death in 1991.  Vera is…

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Brig. Gen. Chris Lawson ’88 Says That Liberal Arts Colleges Can Help Influence Military

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Brig. Gen. Chris Lawson ’88 Says That Liberal Arts Colleges Can Help Influence Military

Speech was made Nov. 11 at Monmouth College’s Veterans Day ceremony The keynote speaker at a Veterans Day event at Monmouth College said institutions like Monmouth will play an important role in shaping the military of the future. Brig. Gen. Chris Lawson spoke from experience, as he began his distinguished military career while a student at Monmouth,…

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Galesburg Community Foundation Announces Turnout Grant Recipients

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Galesburg Community Foundation Announces Turnout Grant Recipients

As part of Community Foundation Month activities, Galesburg Community Foundation is pleased to announce the local nonprofit organizations receiving grant awards through their annual grant cycle, The Turnout. This grant cycle combines dollars from generous community donors who hold charitable funds at the Community Foundation along with dollars from the Community Foundation’s Impact Fund to…

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Fighting Insulin Resistance

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Fighting Insulin Resistance

Insulin resistance can cause weight gain and increase your risk for Type 2 diabetes and heart disease. Take steps to get your metabolism working as it should. The relationship between insulin, blood sugar, also called blood glucose, and your weight is a complicated one, but it might be the key to stopping or reversing weight gain…

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Sarah “Sally” Standard

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Sarah “Sally” Standard

Sarah “Sally” Standard, age 99, of Monmouth, Illinois; passed away at12:49 PM on Monday, November 11, 2019 at Seminary Manor in Galesburg,Illinois. Sally was born on April 8, 1920 in Warren, Tennessee, thedaughter of C.M. and Lizzie May (Oaks) Jones. She was raised in UnionCounty in Southern Illinois and attended local schools through HighSchool. Sally…

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Make Sure to be Counted

By pwsadmin / November 13, 2019 / Comments Off on Make Sure to be Counted

The 2020 Census will be the 24th in the United States. National Census Day is April 1, 2020. Lily Blouin, Regional Coordinator at Forefront expresses the importance of accounting for everyone in the area: “The numbers that come back in the census determine millions and millions of federal dollars and how they get dispersed for…

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